Springville, UT

Springville profile

Living in Springville

Springville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 33,310 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Springville is the 24th largest community in Utah.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Springville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Springville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Springville who work in office and administrative support (15.06%), management occupations (10.67%), and sales jobs (10.45%).

Also of interest is that Springville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.65% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

The population of Springville is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 36.09% of adults in Springville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Springville in 2018 was $23,401, which is lower middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,604 for a family of four. However, Springville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Springville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Springville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Springville residents report their race to be White, followed by Native Hawaiian. Springville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.39% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Springville include English, German, European, Scottish, and Irish.

The most common language spoken in Springville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.